Embracing Global Engagement Undergraduate Conference

Hear from undergraduate and graduate BGSU students about their global experiences!

BGSU undergraduate and graduate students will share their experiences on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 during the fifth annual undergraduate conference “Embracing Global Engagement”: Internships, Service- and Experiential Learning in BGSU Education-Abroad and International Programs”.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Opening Remarks  9:15 - 9:30 a.m.                                                                     Bowen-Thompson Student Union, Room 206

Keynote Presentation  9:30 - 10:15 a.m.
Dr. Gabriel Matney, Associate Professor, BGSU School of Teaching and Learning
Creating Global Connections:  Engaging the World with a Conjecturing Modality
Bowen-Thompson Student Union, Room 206

Oral Presentations  10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Bowen-Thompson Student Union, Room 207

Poster Presentations  12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Bowen-Thompson Student Union, Room 208

Light refreshments will be served during the poster session.

Conference Program

The top presenters will receive an original glasswork designed by BGSU alumnus Austin Wittenberg.


Opportunity to share your overseas experiences with the BGSU community.    

The Center for Undergraduate Research and Scholarship (CURS) invites presentation proposals from undergraduate students of all disciplines, who have participated in experiential learning activities such as internships, undergraduate research/scholarly/creative activities, public policy projects, and/or service-learning while studying abroad in 2016-2017. Oral, poster, and photo/video presentations will be accepted. Visit bgsu.edu/CURS for submission instructions or contact the director, Dr. Cordula Mora at cmora@bgsu.edu.  

Everyone is welcome to attend and we particularly recommend this event to undergraduate students contemplating to go abroad as part of a BGSU program!

Proposal submission deadline by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, October 3, 2018.   

Conference Registration Now Open

The presentation types for this conferences will be as follows:

    Poster Presentations: Standard poster size (4 feet wide by 3 feet tall) or smaller.

    Oral Presentations: 12-minute Powerpoint presentation with 3 minutes questions.

    Video Presentation: 5-10 minutes video segment consisting of still pictures and/or video materials.

Make sure to see these helpful tips on how to prepare presentations